Pictorial Afghan Herati Horse Rug
The tradition of Afghan Herati Balouch war rugs originated during the invasion of Afghanistan during the ex-Soviet union; the motifs represent the feelings of villagers regarding the tyranny and oppression of Russian occupancy in their home country. Considered art, this style of rug is highly collectible.
Hand-knotted, 100% wool Afghan Herati Balouch rug. Earthy brown colors along with reds, blues, and ivory. Features motifs of horses with riders and game birds. Wide geometric border. Low pile rug.
Includes certificate of authenticity
76” x 48”
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